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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Detroit?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Detroit and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

January

RM 263

February

RM 263

March

RM 296

April

RM 311

May

RM 320

June

RM 334

July

RM 358

August

RM 358

September

RM 296

October

RM 292

November

RM 292

December

RM 263

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Detroit is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Detroit

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Detroit to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

Small cars

RM 167 - RM 516

All Car Types

RM 176 - RM 516

To rent a small car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of RM 148/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Detroit, the United States (~RM 167/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~RM 516/day). In fact, September is about 12% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a small car saves you 32% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Detroit

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Detroit known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Detroit. Reviews were last updated on 16 June 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Detroit area such as Dollar, Thrifty and Budget. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Dollar

7.0
Good
170 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.7

Thrifty

6.7
Okay
107 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6

Budget

5.7
Fair
244 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

5.9

Payless

5.6
Fair
136 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

6.0

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
96 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very Good
48 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.6

Hertz

7.1
Good
54 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.8

Avis

5.4
Fair
39 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.7

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Detroit, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 16 June 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Detroit?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.8 rating), National (8.3 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Detroit.

  • What are petrol prices like in Detroit?

    The average price of petrol in Detroit is RM 4.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 214 and RM 309 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Detroit for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is one of the most popular car hire companies in Detroit, offering car hire for around RM 2,427 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Detroit for the best price?

    Booking your car hire early can save you up to 26%. Aim to book your car hire at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Detroit.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Detroit?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Detroit for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Detroit?

    The most popular car to hire while in Detroit is the Mitsubishi Outlander, which is a Standard vehicle.

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